Technical Association of the Pulp, Paper, Packaging and Converting Industries
(TAPPI), Norcross, Ga., will present the 2011 TAPPI Herman L. Joachim Distinguished
Service Award to
Peter Wallace on May 3, 2011.
American Textile Co., Duquesne, Pa., has named Lance Ruttenberg president.
Shaw Industries Group Inc., Dalton, Ga., has named Paul Murray vice president, Sustainability and Environmental Affairs.
Lectra, Paris, has appointed Edouard Macquin worldwide sales director; and Adriana Vono Papavero managing director, Lectra South America.
The National Retail Federation, Washington, has promoted Carleen Kohut to COO, and Susan Newman to senior vice president, conferences; and has named Mike Gatti senior vice president, member relations.
Unifi Inc., Greensboro, N.C., has appointed William L. "Bill" Jasper chairman of the Board of Directors and R. Roger Berrier Jr. president and CEO.
Pratt Institute, New York City, will present the 2011 Pratt Institute Fashion Icon Award to Hamish Bowles on April 27, 2011. Pratt Institute fashion design student Ruby Gertz has received a $25,000 YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) Geoffrey Beene National Scholarship Award. Paola Ricardo and Danielle Ryan, also fashion design students, have won $5,000 general FSF awards.
Cotton Council International (CCI), Memphis, Tenn., has elected John Mitchell 2011 president.
Huntsman Corp., The Woodlands, Texas, has appointed Stu Monteith president, Performance Products division.
Summerville, S.C.-based Thrace-LINQ Inc. has named James H. Brown quality assurance manager, process improvement.
Outlast Technologies Inc., Boulder, Colo., has promoted Ashley Tilman to marketing manager.
Toronto-based Thomson Research Associates has named Glenn Runciman president.